IIT Madras team wins Mimamsa 2022 Science Competition
Mimamsa has collaborated with IISER Pune, Praj with an aim to facilitate the growth of Mimamsa and promote young researchers and innovators.
Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras team received the prestigious Praj-IISER Pune ‘Mimamsa 2022’ – the National Level Science Competition. The winners were presented with the award at the hands of Dr Pramod Chaudhari, Founder & Executive Chairman Praj Industries in the august presence of Prof. Jayant Udgaonkar, Director IISER, Pune. The Grand Finale was conducted at the CV Raman Auditorium, IISER, Pune, according to the official press note.
More than 200 all-girls teams participated in Mimamsa 2022
Mimamsa has collaborated with IISER Pune, Praj with an aim to facilitate the growth of Mimamsa and promote young researchers and innovators. Mimamsa 2022 witnessed the participation of more than 4000 students from 300 colleges across the country. Amongst 950 teams that appeared for prelims, four teams got shortlisted for the final round: IISc Bangalore, IISER Kolkata, IIT Madras and IIT Roorkee. 42 % of the participants were girls with more than 200 All-Girls teams. The three-day grand finale of Mimamsa was inaugurated by Shishir Joshipura, CEO & MD of Praj on Friday, 22nd April 2022.
Talking about the conduct of Mimamsa 2022, Professor Jayant Udgaonkar, Director, IISER Pune said, “Mimamsa 2022 was the 14th edition and a great success. It is worth appreciating how the Mimamsa team with the help of Praj planned and conducted an event of such a massive scale. This year we had the highest registrations, and the competition was conducted in hybrid mode. It provided an incredible experience to everyone with the science fest and cultural program. Every year Mimamsa is reaching new heights and so are our expectations with it.”
While delivering the Valedictory Address, Dr Pramod Chaudhari, Founder & Executive Chairman of Praj said, “Science & Innovation are the growth levers for India's progress. Events like these encourage and provide a strong platform for young researchers and budding scientists. Congratulations to team IIT Madras, on the well-deserved victory and compliments to all participants. Kudos to the organizing committee for their tireless efforts to make Mimamsa 2022 a grand success.”